5 Aleah Hughes
5 - Aleah Hughes
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: Berlin Center, Ohio
High School: Western Reserve
Position: OH
Major: Integrated Math Education
m 27
k/s 2.44
h % .137
a/s 0.33
b/s 0.24
sa/s 0.26
d/s 3.16

2018 (R-Junior) | Match-By-Match Stats: Voted to the Horizon League All-Academic Team... Played in 101 sets over 28 matches, 27 of which she started... Led the team with 2.70 kills and 3.87 digs per set, becoming the first Penguin to lead the team in both kills and digs per set since Colleen Royer in 2003... Was the only player in the Horizon League to lead her team in both kills and digs per set... Was one of two players in the conference to rank in the top 10 in both categories... Totaled 273 kills, 391 digs, 37 assists, 12 aces and 34 blocks for averages of 2.70 kills, 3.87 digs, 0.37 assists, 0.12 aces and 0.34 blocks... Averaged 2.45 kills and 3.78 digs per set against conference opponents... Became the first Penguin in 11 years to post a 20-20 match when she had 20 kills and 21 digs in a four-set match at Kent State on Aug. 28... It was just the 16th 20-20 match in program history... Posted 12 double-doubles, which ranked second on the squad... Selected to the all-tournament team at the Bucknell Invitational and the Jefferson Cup (hosted by Virginia)... Averaged 2.73 kills and 4.45 digs per set as YSU went 3-0 at the Bucknell tournament... Averaged 3.00 kills and 3.82 digs per set while posting a pair of double-doubles at the Jefferson Cup... Reached double digits in digs in all three matches... Had 25 kills in a five-setter against Toledo at the Zips Invitational (9/15)... That was the most kills in a match since Missy Hundelt had 25 against Siena in 2011... Started the season by posting at least 10 digs in the first 14 digs of the season... Finished with at least 10 digs in 23 matches and reached 20 four times... Had 17 kills, including eight in the third set alone, and 23 digs in the win over Wright State (9/28)... Recorded a season-best four blocks in the five-set win over UNLV (8/31)... Posted a season-best five assists twice... Eight of her 12 assists came in the final six matches of the season.

2017 (R-Sophomore): Remained enrolled at YSU but was not a member of the volleyball program.

2016 (R-Freshman) | Match-By-Match Stats: Played in 89 sets over 24 matches, 21 of which she started... Ranked fourth on the team with 104 kills, and her 203 digs ranked fifth... Averaged 1.17 kills and 2.28 digs per set overall and 0.86 kills and 1.97 digs in league play... Ranked eighth in the Horizon League with 0.28 aces per set... Registered a season-high 10 kills and hit .308 in a four-set win at UNC Greensboro (9/3)... Had nine kills three times... Registered at least 10 digs six times... Had 30 digs, the most by any Penguin during the season and the most ever by a YSU in a four-set rally-scoring match, against UNC Greensboro... Posted three blocks twice.

2015: Redshirted.

High School: Earned four letters and was a team captain one year... Finished her Blue Devils career with 1,170 career kills and 1,037 career digs... Was an Honorable Mention All-Ohio selection as a senior when she posted 447 kills and 276 digs... Recognized as first-team all-conference and first-team all-district in each of her final two seasons... Western Reserve won the ITCL and was the district runner-up in both 2013 and 2014... Was a Second-Team All-Ohio pitcher in softball and led the Blue Devils to a district title as a senior... She struck out 19 batters in the seven-inning win in the sectional final... Also helped the Blue Devils to back-to-back district titles in basketball... Graduated as class valedictorian and was a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Parents are Duane and Kristine... Has two sisters (Alexis and Alyvia)... Her mother also attended YSU... Major is integrated math education... Earned her bachelor's degree in accounting in May 2019... Recipient of the 2019-20 Boak and Sons Scholarship and the Dover Club Scholarship.

Recent Games
Oct 25 at Milwaukee L, 3-0
Oct 26 at UIC L, 3-0
Nov 1 Cleveland State L, 3-0
Nov 3 at Oakland L, 3-0
Nov 6 IUPUI L, 3-2
Nov 8 at Green Bay L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 14
Sets 93 47
Kills 227 98
Kills per set 2.44 2.09
Errors 123 56
Total Attacks 759 359
Hitting Percentage .137 .117
Assists 31 15
Assists per set 0.33 0.32
Service Aces 24 12
Service Errors 45 18
Service Aces per set 0.26 0.26
Reception Errors 17 9
Digs 294 143
Digs per set 3.16 3.04
Block Solo 2 1
Block Assist 20 12
Block Total 22 13
Blocks per set 0.24 0.28
Block Errors 3 0
Ball Handling Errors 2 1
Points 263.0 117.0
Points per set 2.8 2.5
Matches started 27 14
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 23 Duquesne   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 30 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 3-0 1 3 12 4 30 .267 0 0 3 1 9 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Aug 30 Bucknell W, 3-1 1 4 19 3 36 .444 1 0 2 0 6 0 1 1 1 0 19.5
Aug 31 Citadel W, 3-1 1 4 9 8 29 .034 2 3 2 2 24 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Sep 6 vs. Niagara W, 3-1 1 4 14 4 38 .263 1 2 1 1 16 0 1 0 1 0 16.5
Sep 6 at Cornell L, 3-0 1 3 8 4 24 .167 0 0 2 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 7 vs. Hartford L, 3-0 1 3 4 3 26 .038 0 0 2 0 12 0 1 0 1 1 4.5
Sep 10 Kent State L, 3-2 1 5 2 10 35 -.229 1 1 3 0 11 0 2 2 2 0 4.0
Sep 13 at Towson L, 3-0 1 3 7 1 26 .231 0 0 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Sep 13 vs. Albany L, 3-0 1 3 10 7 24 .125 1 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Sep 14 vs. Coastal Carolina L, 3-1 1 4 8 6 28 .071 5 1 2 3 20 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 20 Robert Morris W, 3-0 1 3 13 3 36 .278 2 1 3 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
Sep 20 Eastern Illinois W, 3-1 1 4 12 3 34 .265 2 2 2 0 10 1 1 0 2 0 15.5
Sep 21 Central Michigan L, 3-0 1 3 11 11 34 .000 1 1 2 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Sep 27 at Northern Kentucky L, 3-0 1 3 2 3 9 -.111 0 0 1 0 10 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Sep 28 at Wright State L, 3-0 1 3 6 1 17 .294 0 2 1 0 16 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Oct 4 UIC L, 3-0 1 3 9 4 19 .263 0 0 1 3 10 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Oct 5 Milwaukee L, 3-0 1 3 5 3 23 .087 1 0 0 0 11 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Oct 9 at IUPUI W, 3-2 1 5 5 11 35 -.171 1 1 3 3 12 1 0 0 1 0 7.0
Oct 11 Green Bay L, 3-0 1 3 3 2 21 .048 2 0 0 0 11 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Oct 18 at Cleveland State W, 3-1 1 4 7 3 30 .133 4 2 1 0 17 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Oct 20 Oakland L, 3-0 1 3 7 6 28 .036 4 0 0 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Oct 25 at Milwaukee L, 3-0 1 3 6 5 21 .048 1 2 1 1 8 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Oct 26 at UIC L, 3-0 1 3 6 2 22 .182 0 2 3 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Nov 1 Cleveland State L, 3-0 1 3 7 5 27 .074 0 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 8.0
Nov 3 at Oakland L, 3-0 1 3 6 5 28 .036 0 0 2 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Nov 6 IUPUI L, 3-2 1 5 17 4 40 .325 1 2 2 1 13 0 1 0 1 0 19.5
Nov 8 at Green Bay L, 3-0 1 3 12 2 39 .256 1 0 2 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Nov 15 Wright State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Northern Kentucky   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 24 89 104 1.17 84 369 .054 18 0.20 25 0.28 203 2.28 0 16 16 0.18 137.0 1.5
2018-19 28 101 273 2.70 171 889 .115 37 0.37 12 0.12 391 3.87 1 33 34 0.34 302.5 3.0
2019-20 27 93 227 2.44 123 759 .137 31 0.33 24 0.26 294 3.16 2 20 22 0.24 263.0 2.8
Total 79 283 604 2.13 378 2017 .112 86 0.30 61 0.22 888 3.14 3 69 72 0.25 702.5 2.5
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 27 93 227 2.44 123 759 .137 31 0.33 24 0.26 294 3.16 2 20 22 0.24 263.0 2.8
Conference 14 47 98 2.09 56 359 .117 15 0.32 12 0.26 143 3.04 1 12 13 0.28 117.0 2.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 46 126 2.74 66 392 .153 17 0.37 11 0.24 142 3.09 1 10 11 0.24 143.0 3.1
Away 10 33 65 1.97 37 251 .112 7 0.21 9 0.27 99 3.00 1 8 9 0.27 79.0 2.4
Neutral 4 14 36 2.57 20 116 .138 7 0.50 4 0.29 53 3.79 0 2 2 0.14 41.0 2.9
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Wins 8 31 91 2.94 39 268 .194 13 0.42 11 0.35 109 3.52 2 6 8 0.26 107.0 3.5
Losses 19 62 136 2.19 84 491 .106 18 0.29 13 0.21 185 2.98 0 14 14 0.23 156.0 2.5
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August 3 11 40 3.64 15 95 .263 3 0.27 3 0.27 39 3.55 0 2 2 0.18 44.0 4.0
September 12 41 97 2.37 56 331 .124 13 0.32 11 0.27 138 3.37 1 9 10 0.24 113.5 2.8
October 8 27 48 1.78 36 199 .060 13 0.48 7 0.26 87 3.22 1 7 8 0.30 59.5 2.2
November 4 14 42 3.00 16 134 .194 2 0.14 3 0.21 30 2.14 0 2 2 0.14 46.0 3.3